A Mourning for the Generations
Amidst the booths and giant wooden cutouts of the various fraternities’ and sororities’ Greek letters, club members passing out pamphlets, loudspeakers and chants from the ASUCI candidates, not to mention the evangelical extremists holding banners of damnation, there was little room to see anything else.
The Career Fair booth made a barrier students had to weave through just to make it through Ring Road in a timely fashion. Even so, UC Irvine’s Armenian Student Association’s display commemorating the 90th anniversary of the Armenian genocide stood solemn and strong at the flagpoles on April 20.
The grassy island had mountains of shoes. On the sidewalk, students waiting for their rides to show up or the bus to get there passed from easel to easel, each displaying a piece of information. From two makeshift scaffolds hung plastic skeletons wrapped in sheets